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BitTorrent wants you to watch the election unfold on its live-streaming service

BitTorrent is expanding its live-streaming service with the addition of its very own news channel in time to cover the election this fall. Tentatively titled "BitTorrent News," the network plans to set up its base in San Francisco.
Computing

Sticking with Windows 7? Make sure you do these 5 things first

Not everyone wants Windows 10, which is why Windows 7 remains the most popular operating system on the planet. If you're one of those users, make sure you're secure with these five tips for locking down and improving Windows 7.
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The best PC hardware deals of the week

Looking to buy a new PC, but don't have a lot of cash in your account? We have you covered. This week's deals include an uber-stylish gaming PC, a 2TB mechanical hard drive, and a first-rate router that's bound to bolster your connectivity.
Gaming

Sony killed Linux on the PlayStation 3, and now it has to pay the price

Sony has reached an agreement with plaintiffs the removal of the PlayStation 3's "Install Other OS" option. The agreement still needs approval, and will see qualified customers receiving $9 or $55, depending on their claim.
Computing

Updated: Asus, MSI respond to accusations of skewed graphics card review samples

A reviewer outlet reports that Asus and MSI have tweaked evaluation units of the GTX 1080 to give them an edge, but Asus says its just a shortcut for reviewers who want to enable maximum performance.
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AMD’s upcoming Radeon RX 480 8GB card won’t be that expensive after all

AMD Poland previously revealed the price of the upcoming Radeon RX 480 8GB card on Facebook, but the listing is no longer available. The card launches in late June, based on AMD's Polaris 10 XT architecture and 14nm FinFET process…
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The new ways MacOS Sierra works with your iPhone or iPad

MacOS Sierra comes with all new benefits for your iPad and iPhone. Here are a few of the bigger features -- i.e. the Universal Keyboard, Apple Pay support -- to watch out for when the OS releases this fall.
Virtual Reality

Nintendo of America doesn’t think VR is ready for mainstream consumers

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime recently spoke to Bloomberg during E3 2016 about the company's take on virtual reality. The interview follows recent, skeptical comments about the VR industry from Take 2 Interactive's CEO.
Computing

Microsoft Flow wants to steal the workflow app crown

Microsoft's Flow service now has its own companion application. It doesn't yet allow you to build new workflows, but you can manage them from there and have it send you a push notification if something goes wrong.
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AirPort users, don't ignore the latest firmware update! It patches a critical security bug

If you own an Apple Airport base station, install the latest update. It patches a memory exploit that could allow the execution of arbitrary code, in effect giving an attacker full control over the router.
Computing

Skylake-X processors from Intel may debut at Computex 2017

The latest rumor regarding Intel's upcoming Skylake-X processor family is that the chips will possibly make their debut during Computex 2017 next June. These will be joined by Intel's upcoming Kaby Lake-X processors that seem to fit in…
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The Aorus DT X7 is a laptop built for streamers looking to share gaming on the go

Capturing footage to stream to your followers while playing an intensive game is often too much for a laptop to handle, but that's not the case when it comes to the Aorus DT X7, which has its very own built-in capture card.